The GlobCover map successfully demonstrated the usefulness of MERIS time series for operational land cover observation. The GlobCorine project builds on the GlobCover findings and aims to make the full use of the MERIS time series for frequent land cover monitoring at the pan-European scale. Such an automated approach at 300 m will not identify landscape patterns as precisely as


Published: 6 May 2010
Temporal coverage: 2004-2006